Kernel Module Support ?!!? and Kernel Limits ..
vahric at doruk.net.tr
Tue Nov 18 12:02:44 PST 2003
You mean FreeBSD make all device support moduler ?! and you said that
-- not linked static but under the /boot/kernel everything is module ...
And I don't understand why freebsd makes a module all of them ?!?!?! I
have to choose which one will be module which one won't be ... is it
Secound I think I can't explain correct ...
When I build kernel Where modules must be stored under /boot/modules or
From: Jens Rehsack [mailto:rehsack at liwing.de]
Sent: Tuesday, November 18, 2003 9:43 PM
To: Vahric MUHTARYAN
Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: Kernel Module Support ?!!? and Kernel Limits ..
Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote:
> Hi Everyboy ,
> I'm using FreeBSD 5.1 , I red documents and it said that -
> FreeBSD Support moduler environment .
> I want to know How can I make a moduler somethings like RAID
> Device or something else because GENERIC is only text file and I can
> delete or put "#" for kernel does not support that driver buil-in .
> Linux I can choose which one is will be built-in which one is moduler
When you build a kernel, usually all available modules are build, too.
If you comment out sth., it's not linked static into the kernel, but
the module will be available.
See kldload(8) for details.
> Then I checked /boot/modules nothing there ... then I checked
> /boot/defaults/loader.conf I saw modules can be stored in /boot/kernel
> directory all of them are have ko ext. it will be funny but FreeBSD
> moduler all things ?!!!?!
I don't understand your question. Can you please ask it in other words?
> And Where can I find Kernel limits I know I can extend it with
> sysctl but limits ... ?!
See sysctl.conf(5) and loader.conf(5) as well as sysctl(8).
More information about the freebsd-questions